from supper– a magnificent pork loin, straight out of Julia Child’s cookbook, and a salad of spinach and apples. from laundry– piles and piles and piles of it, clean and folded and waiting (still) for me to put away. from homework duty– though Everett had finished his and Emma Grace almost, but she would finish … More Stolen

How to Get Snow in North Carolina

Flush ice cubes down the toilet (as many as possible)Throw carrots out the window (preferably in the direction of the school)Place spoon under the mattress (the bigger, the better)Place a quarter under your pillow (heads up)Dance around a snowman candle (for as long and as wildly as possible)Wear your pajamas inside-out (no further explanation needed)Sleep … More How to Get Snow in North Carolina